Varietals Produced by Arianna View all

  • Frappato

  • Ugni Blanc

    Because so many Italian varieties are known as Trebbiano, its history is unclear. It may be named after the river Tre...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Sangiovese

    Prounounced “San-joh-vay-say,” this Italian wine varietal is Tuscany’s #1 red wine grape. It’s the pistol of Central ...

  • Zinfandel

    Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...

  • Nero d'Avola

    History of the grape: The name translates to “Black [grape] of Avola,” referring to the town in Sicily where it was f...

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  • I’ve got grilling on my mind.Yes, we’re all talking about grilling ... ... wines are! Frappato2009 Arianna Occhipinti Il Frappato $35Root beer on the nose with a complex nose of candied astringent red fruits, a bit of greenish watermelon rind, medicinal herbs, earth and a hint of lemon. Bright and balsamic on entry with refreshing acidity acc... Read More

    From the article Grilling with Frappato and Cerasuolo di Vittoria


  • Azienda Agricola Arianna Occhipinti Sp68 Bianco 2009

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    Wine review by poosa


  • Sometimes we forget that many wine professionals are not just out to sell us ... ... of the Week: 3/18/112009 Arianna Occhipinti Sp68 Igt Sicilia Bianco (Albanello/Zibbibo)Is this the best white wine I've had in years? Yes, and maybe. I can honestly say I've not drank as much of any white wine in years and years as I recently drank of Arianna ... Read More

    From the article What We've Been Reading


  • 2009 Arianna Occhipinti Sp68 Igt Sicilia Bianco (Albanello/Zibbibo)Is this the best white wine I've had in years? Yes, and maybe. I can honestly say I've not drank as much of any white wine in years and years as I recently drank of Arianna Occhipinti's new SP68 Bianco. This is an unusual wine: a blend of Mosacato and the little known Albanel... Read More

    From the article Wine of the Week: 3/18/11


  • Azienda Agricola Arianna Occhipinti Sp68 Bianco 2009

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    Is this the best white wine I've had in years? Yes, and maybe. I can honestly ... years as I recently drank of Arianna Ochipinti's new SP68 Bianco. This is an unusual wine, a blend of Mosacato and the little known Albanello. It has no DOC, and may be tough to fit into the paradigms of Italy's white wines, unless one thinks of the experiments o... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


  • After reading the Italy issue of Wine Spectator, I was inspired to try Nero d'Avola. So I insisted that we review it for our weekly podcast. We chose the 2008 Feudo Arancio Nero d'Avola, which I really enjoyed. Has anyone tried another Nero d'Avola that was good and widely available. I think I like the grape itself so far.You can hear the podcas... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Nero d'Avola


  • Viticcio Vin Santo Dolce Arianna 2000

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    I think the glass I had was a 1998 - but hard to tell, because this was the end of a very satisfying meal with loads of prosecco! Read More

    Wine review by Mella


  • Occhipinti Il Frappato Sicilia 2007

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    Had with sea trout and lamb for birthday dinner at Blue Hill at Stone Barnes. Fresh bright, distinct flavor of oranges to me. This distinctness may be offputting to others or to me with other dishes but it was a fun and memorable pairing with the food. Read More

    Wine review by wprice620


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